Oxford Professor Creates Unusual Aeroplane Food Designed To End Bloating And Stress During Flights

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 23.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Aeroplane food has a reputation for leaving passengers feeling bloated and groggy, but all that could be set to change. Leading food psychologist Prof...

Travel Advice For A First Time Flyer

Paige Hiley | Posted 15.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Paige Hiley

I love traveling. In fact, I love flying. The flight before the holiday has so much anticipation that I would say it's the most exciting part of the trip. However, for some first-time travelers, the flight and preparation can be stressful.

Guy Flies From Newcastle To London Via Menorca Because It's Cheaper Than The Train

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 03.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Train prices are pretty steep, as one 21-year-old recently found out. Trainee shipping officer Joe Furness recently flew from Newcastle to London via ...

Escaping A Tight Space Peacefully

Sonja Lewis | Posted 04.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Sonja Lewis

The sooner I learn that space is as much about the mental as it is physical, the better off I will be. These are words that I mumbled recently upon learning that not only would my man-flu-stricken husband be working from home, where my office resides, but also that our builders would be invading my space to investigate a long-standing problem.

Frequent Flyer Tips When Pregnant

Kerstin Vintila | Posted 02.05.2017 | UK Parents
Kerstin Vintila

Being pregnant means you need to pack smart. Which also means planning the outfits you are going to wear in advance. Don't take unnecessary items you think that you may wear at some point and then never do. I usually take a couple of pairs of maternity pants, a few neutral tops (in black, white or nude, both long and short sleeve), a coat and a scarf. And then throw in a few accessories and I'm done.

Seven Tips For Fearless Flying With Kids

Rebecca Bainbridge | Posted 10.04.2017 | UK Parents
Rebecca Bainbridge

The flight itself isn't actually the hardest part for me. It's the effort involved in getting to the gate that makes me lose the will to live. The faff of negotiating all the gear along with the likelihood of losing a small child on route sends my cortisol levels soaring.

Cheat On New York With Boston...

Gina Lyons | Posted 24.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Gina Lyons

I love visiting New York. Central Park. The shopping. The swanky bars and Brooklyn. Oh, Brooklyn. You have a piece in my heart, you really do. But late last year, we did something I'm going to admit to you now. I'm oddly proud of it too, which might seem distasteful. Ok, here goes.

Fear Of Failure

Tina McGuff | Posted 14.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Tina McGuff

The patients I met along the way also taught me so much about life and how you should never take anything for granted as you don't know what's around the corner. I learned very quickly to never judge a book by its cover within a few weeks of being in an adult psychiatric unit.

Dad Demonstrates How To Calm A Toddler Before A Long Flight

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 22.12.2016 | UK Parents

Parents know only too well how stressful a flight can be with a toddler who just doesn’t want to go to sleep. So one dad has shared his own parenti...

5 Reasons Why The London-Perth Dreamliner Is A Phenomenal Aeroplane

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 12.12.2016 | UK Tech

In a global first, Qantas has announced that passengers will finally be able to fly direct from London to Perth, Australia, starting in March 2018. I...

10 Tips To Make Your Flying Time Super Productive

Tamsin Kelly | Posted 12.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle

When you’re up in the air, take this precious personal time to gather your thoughts, catch up on work and even learn something entirely new. Rather ...

Why It Pays To Ditch Your PJs When Flying

Toni Hargis | Posted 30.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Toni Hargis

There are many reasons to dress nicely on a flight, and they're not just to do with self-esteem and other touchy feely issues, although doesn't everybody feel better in fresh, clean clothes? Nor are they to do with consideration for others around you, 'cause that clearly isn't a pressing matter.

How To Unwind On Your Next Business Trip

Tamsin Kelly | Posted 29.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

When you fly for business, you carry the expectations of your company that you’ll come ‘back with the goods’, whether that’s an important clie...

Flying With Kids: My Top Five Secrets For Stress-Free Travel

Jo Wimble-Groves | Posted 10.11.2016 | UK Parents
Jo Wimble-Groves

ier. I'm paranoid about forgetting something important and of course, I always do (my son's swimming shorts). But, I also have to remember that as long as we have medication and contact lenses, we will survive! It may have taken me seven years to figure out but I think I've finally cracked the best way to fly with children and I wanted to share some of my tips.

Equality In The Air? What Happens If We View Fat People As Passengers With Rights?

Stacy Bias | Posted 07.11.2016 | UK
Stacy Bias

You live some distance from your family and you need to get home for a wedding, birthday party or funeral. The only way you can travel that distance i...

10 Ways To Ensure Stress Free Business Travel

Tamsin Kelly | Posted 01.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

We asked experienced business travellers and British Airways’ cabin crew for their top tips to help you feel calm and relaxed, before, during and af...

Not Just Droning On About Drone Safety

Jonathan Nicholson | Posted 21.10.2016 | UK Tech
Jonathan Nicholson

None of this potential will be possible however, if early adopters risk creating a negative perception of the devices through irresponsible and dangerous use. We need to instil a sense of responsibility, ownership, and safe usage without losing the fun element for those flying drones as a hobby.

Mum Writes Letter To Passenger Who Shouted At Her Disabled Daughter On Flight

Mercury News | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 17.08.2016 | UK Parents

A mother written a letter on Facebook to a fellow passenger after she allegedly ‘verbally abused’ her disabled daughter on a Jet2 flight. Nicola C...

Things You Need To Know Before Flying With Children

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 28.07.2016 | UK Parents

Summer holidays are upon us. For some it’s relaxing and quiet, for the rest of us... it’s travelling with children. In order to make the experienc...

Take the Fear Out of Flying

Victoria Ward | Posted 13.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Victoria Ward

For many of us, the arrival of summer means excitedly counting the days until we down tools and set up the out-of-office before we head off to warmer shores for a fortnight in the sun. For those with a flying phobia, however, that dream holiday can become a nightmare plagued with anxiety and fear.

Plane Diverted When Violent Pensioner Refused To Stop Doing Yoga

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 31.03.2016 | UK

A United Airlines flight had to be turned around after a pensioner started screaming at the crew and wanted to practise yoga instead of sitting in his...

UK Air Shows Under Threat

Matt Dearden | Posted 21.02.2017 | UK
Matt Dearden

Earlier this month, the UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) announced its proposal to improve the safety of air shows following in the wake of the Shor...

Feel the Fear and Do It Anyway: Five Pulse Racing Challenges You Can Set Yourself

Tayana Simons | Posted 02.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Tayana Simons

We've all heard of that saying 'feel the fear and do it anyway'. It's emblazoned on every outdoor clothing company t-shirt from here to the surfing beaches of Southern California. But could adrenaline rushes actually be good for us? Some scientists seem to think so.

Feeling Your Way to Gratitude

Sonja Lewis | Posted 19.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Sonja Lewis

As much as I have flown over the years, especially lately, I will never get used to turbulence. Sometimes pilots can do something about it, finding some smooth air; and other times, it is well beyond their control ... there is nothing but rough air to fly through. Nothing.

Here's How To Ensure Flying With A Child In Tow Isn't A Total Nightmare

The Huffington Post UK | Jennifer Barton | Posted 21.12.2015 | UK Parents

Even when you've been counting down the days until your next family holiday, the prospect of jetting off on a five-hour plane ride with children in to...